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Pennsylvania’s First Congressional District Is the 2nd Hungriest in the Nation

January 28, 2010  by 

Philabundance provides relief to areas of North and South Philadelphia PHILADELPHIA -- Jan. 28, 2010 -- According to the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC), Pennsylvania's First Congressional District, which includes Chester, South Philadelphia, and parts of North Philadelphia, is among the hungriest in the nation. The First District is second only ...

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Phila.-Area District 2nd-Hungriest in U.S., Study Says

January 26, 2010  by 

By Alfred Lubrano Inquirer Staff Writer Pennsylvania's First Congressional District - which includes Chester, South Philadelphia, and parts of North Philadelphia - is among the hungriest in the nation, according to a report released yesterday. The district, represented by Democratic U.S. Rep. Bob Brady, is second only to the 16th District in the ...

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Aid With A Side of Dignity

January 18, 2010  by 

Clients' choice of items is a key ingredient at N. Phila. food pantry. By Alfred Lubrano Inquirer Staff Raymond Antrol eyed the canned goods at the newly opened Community Food Center in Fairhill with amused wonder. "So many choices," muttered the laid-off duct cleaner, who's been living a tough life in that hard-time community ...

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The COMMUNITY FOOD CENTER: Philabundance’s Pilot Program Promotes Food Choice for People in Need

January 15, 2010  by 

PHILADELPHIA - January, 15, 2010 - The West Kensington and Fairhill neighborhoods of Philadelphia are the launch site for Philabundance's Community Food Center, a pilot program and choice food pantry that greatly extends traditional operating hours, while promoting dignity by offering people in need an array of food choices rather ...

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